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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Edward V. Gillis Native American publication collection

Identifier: RHC-14

Edward V. Gillis worked in the tool and manufacturing business in Grand Rapids Michigan. Gillis was a collector whose focus was Native Americans. This collection includes magazines, posters, maps, other published and some unpublished materials.

Dates: 1872-1998

Quimby correspondence with James Griffin

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: aspace.r.483.Box.1]
Identifier: RHC-56
Collection Description

Correspondence between George Quimby and Jimmy Griffin from 1939-1981. Their correspondence relates to personal matters as well as anthropology, cultural artifacts, and studies of American Indians. Several letters mention James Zumberge, Grand Valley State College’s first president.

Dates: 1931-1981

Richard E. Flanders papers

 Series — Box 1-3: [Barcode: aspace.r.282.Box.1-3]
Identifier: GV100-01
Abstract Richard E. Flanders was a professor of Anthropology at Grand Valley from 1964-1988. After participating in the Korean conflict, he attended Mexico City College, followed by the University of Michigan where he earned his PhD. Flanders developed the sociology and anthropology departments at Grand Valley. Flanders initiated the archeological excavation of the Blendon Landing area on the Allendale Campus. He was the Field Director for the Norton Mounds Project and a member of the Norton Indian...
Dates: 1959-1989